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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The Trump administration opposes a bid to use unclaimed money from a legal settlement over the government's infamous Tuskegee syphilis study to fund a.. CJME Also reported by •SeattlePI.com •Seattle Times
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and his associates are trying to draw attention to the relationship between special counsel Robert Mueller and former FBI Director James Comey. It appears.. Seattle Times
A Senate subcommittee is taking up the White House’s call to investigate the veracity of President Trump’s claim that former President Obama ordered the wiretapping of Trump Tower during.. Source: KOZL -
Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates says it’s time to “move past campaign-style rhetoric” on the issue of criminal justice system reform. Yates, was fired by President Donald Trump after.. Raw Story
In his testimony before the Senate intelligence committee Tuesday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions declined to answer a number of key questions, citing Justice Department policy. Christian Science Monitor
The Justice Department is quietly exploring new legal theories to take on so-called sanctuary cities in court, working to force them to aid the Trump administration’s aggressive deportation effort. Wall Street Journal
Jack Abramoff, a high-profile American lobbyist who served four years in prison after pleading guilty to charges related to bribing U.S. government officials, has officially returned to lobbying,.. Raw Story Also reported by •Reuters •DNA
Former lobbyist Jack Abramoff unsuccessfully sought to arrange a meeting between the president of the Republic of the Congo and then-U.S. President-elect Donald Trump late last year, according to a.. Wall Street Journal
Watch VideoThe city of Ferguson, Missouri, is settling the lawsuit over 18-year-old Michael Brown's death.
Ferguson's insurance company will pay Brown's family $1.5 million to settle the wrongful.. Newsy
The Trump administration asked a federal judge on Friday to uphold the constitutionality of the controversial state immigration crackdown passed by the Republican-dominated Texas legislature.
The.. Huffington Post
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Trump administration is backing a Texas “sanctuary city” crackdown in court ahead of a federal judge deciding whether to put the new law on hold. U.S. Attorney General.. Seattle Times
WASHINGTON — A Virginia man arrested Thursday for passing top secret defense information to Chinese intelligence agents in Shanghai faces a possible sentence of life in prison, the Justice Department.. Raw Story
A US defence contractor and former State Department security officer was arrested by American counter-intelligence officials on Thursday and charged with spying for China. The Justice Department said.. S.China Morning Post